"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
There are fears of more political unrest after former former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is banned from office and prosecuted over a controversial rice subsidy scheme brought in during her time
Military-backed lawmakers have voted to impeach Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra over a controversial rice subsidy scheme. The verdict carries
Thailand’s army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha has become the country’s new prime minister.
Prayuth, 60, was officially sworn in during a ceremony
Thailand’s new prime minister is the country’s coup leader, army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha.
The 60-year-old was the only candidate for the post and
The Thai army has initiated a nationwide round up of what it is calling “war weapons”.
These include explosives and grenade launchers, but not
In Bangkok railway stations and streets that had been closed in expectation of demonstrations were reopened on Monday morning. The move came as
The leader of Thailand’s military coup has said no elections will take place for at least 15 months to allow time for the country to implement
Thai army head and leader of the military coup General Prayuth Chan-Ocha gave his first address to the nation on May 26 after seizing power four days
Hundreds of demonstrators angry at the military coup in Thailand clashed with soldiers on Saturday outside a military TV station in Bangkok.
The Thai military continued its crackdown on dissidents on Saturday following Thursday’s coup.
The army issued a list of 35 people including
There was a tense stand-off in the Thai capital Bangkok late on Friday night as anger mounted over the military’s overthrow of the country’s
With the first night of curfew over, the Thai army has summoned ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra and 100 other prominent political leaders
A curfew was in place in Thailand overnight after the army announced it had seized control on Thursday.
The bloodless coup, which saw the
Thailand’s army has staged a coup to oust the government and imposed a curfew following months of political unrest. It comes two days after the
A day after martial law was imposed in protest-hit Thailand, army chief, General Prayruth Chan-Ocha, is hosting talks with some of the country’s key
Hours after Thailand’s army declared martial law, anti-government protesters have vowed to fight on and to bring down the country’s caretaker
Thailand’s army has declared martial law, claiming it is not staging a coup but restoring order after six months of violent anti-government protests
In Bangkok, anti-government protesters have pushed their way into a military compound, forcing the interim prime minister to flee a meeting with the
Thousands of anti-government protesters marched through the streets of Bangkok on Monday as part of their “final push” to install an unelected prime
Anti-government protesters in Thailand are to take their grievances to the doors of the Senate as the body meets to discuss the political crisis in